Magic Number 136

Elizabeth Taylor Exhibit

Elizabeth Taylor, one of the great Hollywood film legends and fashion icon of our day has recently passed away, leaving behind her massive jewelry collection. The collection went up for auction at Christie’s New York in early December.

Her collection is an array of diamonds, pearls, and precious stones amounting to 1,778 lots. Included were some royal jewels such as the famous La Peregrina, (more…)

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Charming Enough?

GardenShopping last-minute for a jewelry gift? Pressure is on, 1 more days till Christmas, which leaves you 0 days to shop!

Well here’s a little secret, Secret Sapphire is the place to go! With easy-going and knowledgeable staff, even shopping for the pickiest person will be like a walk in the park. We are the ONLY store in Vancouver to carry this line of jewelry. Take advantage of it, and come byand (more…)

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All That Glitters is Platinum

Platinum Rings

What is platinum? Platinum is a rare metal that has made its way into mainstream use for engagement ring settings, and for good reason. It does not cause problems for people with sensitive skin, the color is brilliantly bright, it is scratch resistant, and can be molded into more complicated designs. The most common form is 950 platinum, which is 95% pure and 5% alloy of other metals such as iridium (more…)

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Duchess Craze!

Kate And Will

On Monday evening (December 19, 2011), the Dutch and Duchess of Cambridge attended the Sun Military Awards at the Imperial War Museum in London. Kate Middleton was wearing a strapless, black velvet Alexander McQueen dress alongside her hubby Prince William, on the red carpet.

Most importantly, Kate Middleton was wearing a stunning set of ruby and diamond earrings paired with a matching necklace (more…)

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Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend, But…

Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend But…

The surge in popularity of diamonds began in the 1940s with the famous DeBeers campaign “A Diamond is Forever.” This marketing campaign changed the course of the diamond industry forever. After the 1950s demand for diamonds skyrocketed and have stayed there since. Previous to this time, diamond rings were rarely used in engagement rings and jewelry alike, as (more…)

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Silver Fever

Silver

In the past year, the price of silver has been fluctuating throughout the market. As of December 13th, the price has reached an approximate $31 per ounce. As of December 13th the price of gold has raised much higher, $1,630 per ounce. Because of this fluctuation designers have directed their focus to silver, and are creating fun ways to make it more appealing to customers.

Reports say that by (more…)

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Elizabeth Taylor Auction

AuctionOn December 13, 2011 the Elizabeth Taylor Jewelry Auction hit a world record of sales for a private collection. The auction raked in a total of $116 million dollars in sales among international phone buyers and in room elites. The auction held in New York also broke six other world records such as highest price sold for a pearl jewel, per carat price for a colorless diamond, price for an Indian jewelanda (more…)

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Margo Morrison

Blake Lively Jewlery

Margo Morrison Feature!!

In Style magazine has issued a top ten looks spread for Blake Lively, star in the hit TV show, Gossip Girl. Amongst these looks, Chanel, Alexander McQueen, Dolce & Gabbana and Michael Kors are being worn by the blonde bombshell. The second best look Lively is featured in, is with 10 magnificent Margo Morrison necklaces. The necklaces seen below are made of stones likesmokyquartz (more…)

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Secret Sapphire……… The First Blog!

Secret Sapphire is here!

I have always wanted to show more people the beautiful and unique jewellery I get to see as a private jeweller traveling to various jewellery shows around the world, I specialized in custom made jewellery and didn’t have a lot of chance to showcase other designers.

I enjoyed being a private jeweller and have decided to bring all that exciting jewellery I have seen into Vancouver (more…)

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